check if a query string item is set in the current url

this will check and console log if a query string on this page is set to test=anything

example url is: 

Test is not set: 

Test is set using & : 

Test is set using ? : 


var field = 'test';
var url = window.location.href;
if(url.indexOf('?' + field + '=') != -1) {
   console.log('test is set with ?');
if (url.indexOf('&' + field + '=') != -1) {
 	console.log('test is set with &');

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